Nature, culture and gastronomic sensations of Virovitica-Podravina County, packed in exclusive wine events during September, are an excellent invitation for all wine lovers. “Slavonia and Podravina wine not !?” is a new wine festival that will of 4. to 25. September provide visitors with an interesting program through five events.
These are events in which they will in the main role will be wines from the Virovitica-Podravina County, but each of them will be special in its own way. Namely, in attractive locations, which are not lacking in Slavonia and Podravina, the festival will present sweet specialties, cycling routes, poetry, enjoying the beautiful nature with a picnic, but also walking.
The program begins on September 4, when the Janković Castle Visitor Center in Suhopolje will host a Wine & Cake country evening as part of which they will combine the cakes of the award-winning confectioner Sandra Jadek and dessert wines. Virovitica vistas there is a wine bicycle race that will take place on September 12 on the route from Goli Brdo to Rezovički vinogradi, and five days later the schedule is also Wine and poetry in the Interpretation Center for Visitors Petar Preradović House and Grabrovnica. Wine picnic on the mountain will be held on September 18 in the Jankovac Forest Park, and the first edition of the festival "Slavonia and Podravina wine not !?" ends Sept. 25 with an event Wine & Run Orahovica, which starts at the Jezero picnic area and ends at the Kostelac distillery.
- With this event we want to present ourselves as a boutique wine destination and discover what we offer to true wine connoisseurs and lovers., she said Martina Jakelić, director Virovitica-Podravina County Tourist Board which in cooperation with the local Tourist Boards of Virovitica, Orahovica, Pitomača and Čačinac is the organizer of the festival.
From the Noble and Green Route with restored castles and manors and unique nature to the traditionally famous gastronomy and great hosts - "Podravina and Slavonia wine not !?" is the perfect invitation for discovering this unexpectedly beautiful ending.
Finally, let's say that the number of visitors is limited, and reservations have already started. You can choose between attending individual events or buy a ticket for all five events. The ticket price per event is 70 kuna, and a 10% discount is available for the entire package.